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Collection Level Description: Papers of Sir Thomas Erskine Holland

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 125-6; Ital. c. 20
Title: Papers of Sir Thomas Erskine Holland
Dates of Creation: 1874-1919
Extent: 3 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English, French, and Italian

Administrative/Biographical History

Sir Thomas Erskine Holland (1835-1926) was a jurist. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Papers of Sir Thomas Erskine Holland relating to Alberico Gentili (1552-1608).

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bequeathed to the Library by Sir Thomas in 1926.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 43564-6.

Related Units of Description

See also Manuscripts of Jacques Philippe D'Orville.

Access Points


Gentili | Alberico | 1552-1608 | Italian jurist

Holland | Sir | Thomas Erskine | 1835-1926 | Knight and Jurist

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